The right deserves its share of the blame and more for the rise of Trump. But certain icons on the left lowered our cultural defenses and also helped make him possible.
Later, Zoe Saldana remembered Anton Yelchin
Pomp and circumstance and advice for post-graduation life, from Elie Weisel to Susan Sontag and Andy Samberg
The bearded comedian is rubbing pig bellies and ribbing Trump, that’s what
The funnyman will focus on creating short-form content about current events
The former host of The Daily Show will head to Washington, D.C., next week to lobby for the permanent extension of legislation that funds medical care programs for survivors
As the greatest exemplar of a person of faith in America today, the liberal Catholic host of ‘The Late Show’ is the best thing for Jews since lox
The Comedy Cellar in Greenwich Village gets ready to host a debate on Israel, Iran, and nuclear accords.
In the wake of Jon Stewart’s departure, how do we build news-savvy, politically engaged teenagers?
The liberal lion steps down as host of The Daily Show after 16 years
Chuck Schumer: ‘It’s a miracle: You took one day’s worth of schtick and kept it going for 16 years. Mazel tov!’
On Tuesday, the President hinted broadly at anti-Semitic conceits in order to scare off Democrats tempted to vote against nuclear agreement with Iran
Letterman: ‘Sometimes what you love the most provides you with the most pain’
The Daily Show host says Bibi’s last-minute scare tactics are ‘our thing’
Jon Stewart isn’t just a comedian, entertainer, or newsman—he’s a lifeline
Says the late-night show ‘doesn’t deserve an even slightly restless host’
The Daily Show host plugs his new film Rosewater on The Colbert Report
The former Secretary of State places blame for conflict squarely on Hamas
Maybe it’s time for a Jewish comedian on late night television
Plus Dieudonne fans hack French pro-Israel sites, and more in the news
A warning to journalists: Do not diss Chicago or its mediocre pizza
Plus Claire Danes and Dustin Hoffman talk Homeland, and more in the news
Plus Tel Aviv’s pride parade, escape tunnels found at Sobibor, and more
‘The Daily Show’ host is making a flick about an imprisoned Iranian journalist
What folks are saying about the big story
Deleted tweets, charges of propaganda, and other high-level intrigue
Plus why so serious Jon Stewart?
‘I guess some people are still stuck in the 56th century’
The popularity of satirist Bassem Youssef may show that the government can’t stifle public debate
Plus cantors and rabbis take the Food Stamp Challenge